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TO PASS S 49, A BILL TO REVISE THE GUN CONTROL ACT OF 1968, TO EASE LICENSING REQUIREMENTS FOR GUN COLLECTORS, TO REMOVE THE BAN ON INTERSTATE SALES OF GUNS, AND END INSPECTION OF GUN DEALERS WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.

Jul 9, 1985 .

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All Votes R D
Yea 84%
 
 
79
49
 
30
 
Nay 16%
 
 
15
2
 
13
 
Not Voting
 
 
6
2
 
4
 

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